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Removal of honda vt 600 ch shadow front tire, seems to require a special large, allen wrench. Are there any substitutes?

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Hi Robt, yes there is a little trick if you can find a hex head bolt that fits the allen socket you can then attach two nuts to the bolt and use one of them as a jam nut and I am sorry you can't find the first and best tool you ever bought for your Honda but despair not for a mere $15.00 you can download another one. For more information about your issue, please visit the websites below. Good luck and have a nice day.
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SOURCE: How do i install a HONDA SHADOW VLX VT 600 VT600

Clamps rite on frame at radiator.mounting hardware should come with bar.put rubber patch on frame to protect custom frame paint.

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SOURCE: how do you remove the seat on my honda 600 vt

remove the passenger seat - then find and remove the left and right rear bolts from the driver seat to remove.

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SOURCE: to charge the battery on a Honda Shadow VT 600

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It is always a good idea to remove a battery from any machine when charging. If it is a lead acid type, Hydrogen gas is given off when charging, and all it takes is a spark(when working with the connections)... and then there is a fire/explosion... and this could go badly for you. I have seen this happen in a brand new car.
If you are prepared to risk it, the least, you need to do is fully disconnect the battery. However, I strongly recommend removing the battery for charging. That way you are working safe,and doing the charge devoid of risk. Happy to answer any questions you may have about this. Cheers
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SOURCE: 2003 VT 600 C Shadow: honda shadow 750 007 starts but when i push i chok...

this time of the yr. spring time a lot of bikes sit all winter and fuel in the carb will age becoming like a vanish that will clog the low speed jet or jets so most likely you need you carb cleaned.

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On my 1998 I cut old muffler off. Inside I found smaller pipes. I could remove the baffles. So I order the same size pipe as the out side pipe from JEGS. Welded it over the smaller pipe. Has a nice tone and now getting better MPG. Hope this helps. My HD friends will not ride on my right. They say it's to loud.

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